Bay Hospitals Charity
5 02, 2020

Maternity ‘Rainbow’ Clinic launches in Lancaster thanks to the support of local fundraisers

A new clinic has been launched at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary Women’s Unit to provide support and ongoing bereavement care to families who are pregnant again after losing a baby at or around the first few days of birth. The service aims to provide grieving parents with support and antenatal care in what will be a Find out more

31 01, 2020

Local charity HEFF presents vital equipment to Furness General Hospital

Thanks to the generosity of Barrow residents, local charity HEFF (The Hospital Equipment Fund for Furness) has presented Furness General Hospital with four pieces of equipment totalling £13,719.50. Speech and Language Therapy Team Leader Hannah Woodhead said, “We are so grateful to HEFF for their incredibly generous donation of a video imaging chair. It will Find out more

23 01, 2020

Star of the Month for Staff Charity Champions

Last month the Medical Unit 2 Charity Champions Danielle Worden, Michelle Stansfield and Lisa Walker have really gone above and beyond for their patients, who each received a thoughtful Christmas gift. Danielle, Michelle and Lisa were delighted to receive the Trust’s Star of the Month award in recognition of their work to go above and Find out more

23 12, 2019

Jo’s Appeal gives £5,000 to local cancer services at Furness General Hospital and St Mary’s Hospice

This month the ovarian cancer charity ‘Jo’s Appeal’ have generously presented cheques of £2,500 each to St Mary’s Hospice, and to Bay Hospitals Charity, for the Oncology Unit at Furness General Hospital. Jo’s Appeal was established just over four and a half years ago in memory of Jo Davies, the popular Barrow journalist who sadly Find out more

7 11, 2019

Walney Cents Rugby Club raise £2,011 for Special Care Baby Unit at Furness General Hospital

Walney Cents Rugby Club have raised £2,011 for the Special Care Baby Unit at Furness General Hospital at the Dean Zaccarini Origin and Music Festival. The annual festival, held in August, fundraises for a different charity each year. This year the Zaccarini family chose to donate to the Special Care Baby Unit, and Marie Oxley, Find out more

11 10, 2019

#TeamUHMB conquers Born Survivor yet again!

You may remember that a few weeks ago, #TeamUHMB took on Born Survivor led by personal trainer Dan Flynn and his partner Sammy.  Bay Hospitals Charity volunteer Faye caught up with them to see how it went… Faye Dent, Bay Hospitals Charity Volunteer “So, on Saturday 21st September, Dan Flynn and Sammy Donohue Find out more

3 10, 2019

Congratulations to our September winner!

Congratulations to our big lottery winner this month! One lucky player in Kendal managed to scoop a big prize of £1,000. He said, “I’ve been supporting the charity since the beginning so didn’t think twice about playing the weekly lottery as I knew it would be going to a good cause, but I never thought Find out more